# What does Approximately equal mean?

#### Approximately equal meaning in Symbols Dictionary

A wavy symbolization familiar with denote things that are approximately equal.

#### Sentence Examples with the word Approximately equal

On examining the diagram it will be observed that the maximum compressive stresses are parallel to and near to the down stream face of the section, which values are approximately equal to the maximum value of the vertical stress determined by the law of uniformly varying stress divided by the cosine squared of the angle between the vertical and the resultant.